Archive Shows

  • I Promise You Sex and Violence

    5-20 Sept: David Ireland's brutal and hilarious satire of love and hate dives into the darkest heart of the modern love story.

  • Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

    12 - 27 Sept: Life-altering secrets are revealed and tensions explode in Tennessee Williams classic tale.

  • Choir

    16 - 17 Sept: The doors are locked and everyone has got their dots – so sing up or belt up.

  • Read Through

    17 Sept: Script reading group for over-60s. Come in and explore texts over tea and a scone.

  • When We Embraced

    30 Sept- 1 Oct: A hit at Edinburgh Fringe 2013, Tom Walton’s playful and charming show intertwines stories and moments of humanness and a magical interlude.

  • Dead to Me

    30 Sept - 3 Oct: Steven is a believer - he believes in reason, logic and humanity. The Psychic believes in the spirits. The dead are always right.

  • Institute

    1 - 3 Oct: Physical theatre company Gecko return with an intimate, funny and moving exploration of what it means to care.

  • Making Dreams Come True

    4 Oct: A Northern Stage hire Dudman Academy Of Performing Arts present their new show.

  • Antigone

    7-11 Oct: Roy Williams brings Sophocles' text up to date in a contemporary telling of this classic story.

  • First in 3

    16 Oct: Our popular scratch night showcasing local theatre-makers upcoming work.

  • Communication Skills Workshop

    Wed 15 Oct, 9.15am

    15 Oct: Improve your communication and presentation skills by booking onto one of our Communication Skills Workshops.

  • Opera for the Unknown Woman – a feminist debate

    17 Oct: Come and discuss ideas and what feminist theatre might mean.

  • North East Rising

    21 Oct: Rowan McCabe’s new show about North East identity.

  • The Five & the Prophecy of Prana

    21-22 Oct: Dazzling visuals frame a dynamic fusion of hip-hop and martial arts in an explosive tribute to manga, Japan’s popular graphic novel form.

  • Communication Skills Workshop

    Thu 23 Oct, 9.15am

    23 Oct: Improve your communication and presentation skills by booking onto one of our Communication Skills Workshops.

  • Mark Watson: Flaws

    24 Oct: "The highest achiever the Edinburgh Festival has seen this decade. A huge comic presence" The Times

  • Open Stages Performance

    25 Oct: See the final performance from our littlest performers after 8 weeks of hard work.

  • The Bounce

    28 - 29 Oct: A multi-sensory show created for young people from 3–19 who are defined as having Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities or who are on the Autism Spectrum.

  • Young People's First in 3

    29 Oct: See what the young generation of theatre-makers have bubbling in their heads.

  • Charlie and Lola’s Extremely New Play

    28 - 30 Oct: Enter a magical journey through the seasons with Charlie and Lola.

  • The Gamblers

    30 Oct - 1 Nov: In the world of The Gamblers there is no mercy. You play well or you lose everything.

  • Dialogue Theatre Club

    30 Oct: Do you love talking about theatre but hate post-show discussions? Then Dialogue Theatre Club is for you.

  • Spooky Cooking

    31 Oct: Cook up ghoulish grub and sinister snacks with McKenna’s chilling chef!

  • North East People’s Assembly 2014

    1 Nov: A Northern Stage Hire Discussion about why austerity is failing, what the alternatives are, and how we can end it.

  • Afrovibes: Rainbow Scars

    6 Nov: Reconciliation, heritage and identity combine in this piece from Artscape Theatre Centre.

  • Afrovibes: Biko's Quest

    7 - 8 Nov: Memory - Identity - History - Emotion: these are the cornerstones of Biko’s Quest.

  • Shakespeare Schools Festival

    11- 15 Nov Each night four schools perform a different abridged Shakespeare play.

  • Radikal Words

    12 Nov: A jam-packed night of spoken word headlined by Joelle Taylor.

  • The Christmas Grump

    15 Nov - 3 Jan: The Northern Stage Christmas show for children under 6.

  • Get Santa

    1 - 27 Dec: A Northern Stage Christmas production for children 7 and over and their families.

  • The Suggestibles' Impro Pantso

    18 Dec: The legendary Suggestibles improv comedy troupe is back to wreak hilarious havoc on our Get Santa set.

  • Birdsong

    23 - 28 Feb - Critically acclaimed show, based on the world famous novel by Sebastian Faulks, marking the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

  • A Lyrical Dance Concert: a pop-musical cabaret

    24 - 25 Feb: A party in a comedy double act, in a cabaret show, in a gig, in an experimental dance performance.

  • What the Body Does Not Remember

    17 - 18 Mar - Wim Vandekeybus' brutal confrontation of dance and music - one of the most exciting pieces of dance ever made.

  • Meal Deal

    Various dates FOOD: Click here to book a pre-show Meal Deal at the restaurant.

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